Configure Data Source dialog box
NoteThis functionality applies only to an attribute data source that you use with drawing objects. It does not apply to a feature source or to attribute data you use with a feature source.

Use this dialog box to enter a name for a new data source or select an existing data source from the list.

To configure a data source automatically

Click Map Setup tabAttribute Data panelConfigure Data Source. At the Command prompt, enter mapconfigdb.

Click OK to define or modify a data link file for the data source in the Microsoft Windows Data Link Properties dialog box. If the data source you want is not listed, it may not be in the data sources folder.

For more information on configuring a data source, refer to your Microsoft Windows documentation.

Note If you modify a data source that is currently connected, the changes will not take effect until you reconnect the data source.